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2016 Fan Favorite of the Year

By · April 23, 2016 · Filed in Glyph Comics Awards · No Comments »


FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK

ANDRE THE GIANT: CLOSER TO HEAVEN
Brandon Easton , Writer; Denis Medri , Artist

BOUNCE!
Chuck Collins, Writer and Artist

CONCRETE PARK VOL.2: R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Erika Alexander and Tony Puryear, Writers; Tony Puryear, Artist

SHAFT VOLUME 1: A COMPLICATED MAN
David Walker, Writer; Sanford Greene, Artist



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Write-in Ballots

If you have a preference for another Black comic not on the ballot, please send your write-in choice to Pamela.Thomas@ecbacc.com with “Fan Award” in the subject line.

IMPORTANT: This is ONLY for choices NOT listed on the poll. ANY WRITE-IN BALLOTS WITH ANY OF THE FIVE NOMINEES ALREADY ON THE POLL WILL BE DISCARDED AND WILL NOT COUNT.

The deadline for voting in the Fan Award is 4/29/2016.

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2016 Glyph Comics Awards Nominees

By · April 23, 2016 · Filed in Glyph Comics Awards · No Comments »


STORY OF THE YEAR

  • ANDRE THE GIANT: CLOSER TO HEAVEN; Brandon Easton , Writer; Denis Medri , Artist
  • GHETTO BROTHER: WARRIOR TO PEACEMAKER; Julian Voloj, Writer; Claudia Ahlering, Artist
  • REVELATION: BROTHERMAN-DICTATOR OF DISCIPLINE; Guy A. Sims, Writer; Dawud Anyabwile, Artist
BEST COVER

  • ANDRE THE GIANT: CLOSER TO HEAVEN; Brandon Easton , Writer; Denis Medri , Artist
  • BLUE HAND MOJO: DUST TO DUST; John Jennings, Writer and Artist
  • TEPHLON FUNK!; Stephane Metayer, Writer; David Tako & Nicolas Safe, Artists

BEST WRITER

  • Erika Alexander and Tony Puryear; CONCRETE PARK VOL.2: R-E-S-P-E-C-T
  • Juliana “Jewels” Smith; (H)AFROCENTRIC
  • David F. Walker; CYBORG
BEST ARTIST

  • Dawud Anyabwile; REVELATION: BROTHERMAN-DICTATOR OF DISCIPLINE
  • Keef Cross; DAYBLACK #4 – SHOT IN THE ASS
  • John Jennings; BLUE HAND MOJO: DUST TO DUST

BEST MALE CHARACTER

  • Arron Day (Blackjack); BLACKJACK: THERE CAME A DARK HUNTER; Alex Simmons, Writer; Tim Fielder, Artist
  • Antonio Valor (Brotherman); REVELATION: BROTHERMAN-DICTATOR OF DISCIPLINE; Guy A. Sims, Writer; Dawud Anyabwile, Artist
BEST FEMALE CHARACTER

  • Moon Girl; MOON GIRL & DEVIL DINOSAUR; Brandon Montclare and Amy Reeder, Writers; Natacha Bustos and Amy Reeder, Artists
  • Lily; MALICE IN OVENLAND; Micheline Hess, Writer and Artist
  • Naima Pepper; (H)AFROCENTRIC; Juliana “Jewels” Smith, Writer; Ronald R. Nelson, Artist

RISING STAR AWARD

  • Chuck Collins, Writer and Artist; BOUNCE!
  • Stephane Metayer, Writer; David Tako & Nicolas Safe, Artists; TEPHLON FUNK!
  • D.C. Walker, Writer; Bruno Oliveira, Artist; WHEN THE RIVER RISES
BEST COMIC STRIP OR WEBCOMIC

  • BLACKWAX BOULEVARD; Dmitri Jackson, Writer and Artist
  • BOUNCE!; Chuck Collins, Writer and Artist
  • DETECTIVE BOOGALOO: HIP HOP COP; Jamar Nicholas, Writer and Artist

BEST REPRINT PUBLICATION

  • AJALA: A SERIES OF ADVENTURES BOOK 2; XMoor Studios
  • CONCRETE PARK VOL.1: You Send Me; Dark Horse Comics
  • CONCRETE PARK VOL.2: R-E-S-P-E-C-T; Dark Horse Comics
FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK

  • ANDRE THE GIANT: CLOSER TO HEAVEN; Brandon Easton , Writer; Denis Medri , Artist
  • BOUNCE!; Chuck Collins, Writer and Artist
  • CONCRETE PARK VOL.2: R-E-S-P-E-C-T; Erika Alexander and Tony Puryear, Writers; Tony Puryear, Artist
  • SHAFT VOLUME 1: A COMPLICATED MAN; David Walker, Writer; Sanford Greene, Artist

ECBACC, Inc. welcomes all Glyph Comics Awards nominees to our convention to interact with our exhibitors and attend our activities.

To register, download this form and complete the requested information.

The form can be sent via postal mail to the address indicated. As a faster alternative, the form can be submitted via fax to (877) 849-2522. See you in May!

Click here for a history of Glyph Comics Awards nominees and winners.

 

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Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Floor Plan

By · March 20, 2016 · Filed in In the Community, Marketplace · Comments Off on Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Floor Plan

Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Floor Plan

Click here for PDF file

The Towson Mini-Fest contains the following activities, all free and open to the general public.

  • CBCB Workshops develop skills in writing and/or art using comics.
  • Marketplace Exhibits provide an opportunity for attendees to buy comics and related goods.
  • The Mini-Exhibit offers attendees a chance to see a variety of historical images.
  • Panel Discussions include creators sharing their observations and experiences.
  • STARS Workshops build awareness of literacy and creativity through comics.

 

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Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Programming Schedule

By · March 20, 2016 · Filed in ECBACC S.T.A.R.S., In the Community, Marketplace, Programming · Comments Off on Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Programming Schedule

Towson Mini-Fest – 2016 Programming Schedule

Click here for PDF file

The Towson Mini-Fest contains the following activities, all free and open to the general public.

  • CBCB Workshops develop skills in writing and/or art using comics.
  • Marketplace Exhibits provide an opportunity for attendees to buy comics and related goods.
  • The Mini-Exhibit offers attendees a chance to see a variety of historical images.
  • Panel Discussions include creators sharing their observations and experiences.
  • STARS Workshops build awareness of literacy and creativity through comics.

 

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2016 GCA Submission Deadline Approaching

By · January 24, 2016 · Filed in Uncategorized · Comments Off on 2016 GCA Submission Deadline Approaching

This is the final week for submitting works published in 2015 for consideration under one or more of the Glyph Comics Awards categories.

Click here to review the submission guidelines

Click here to obtain the form that must be included with every submission

For more information about this year’s Glyph Comics Awards, click the image below to open the press release.

GCA_20160520

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ECBACC Registration Changes for 2016

By · January 15, 2016 · Filed in Marketplace · Comments Off on ECBACC Registration Changes for 2016

To All Participants, Vendors & ECBACCions,

Greetings & welcome to the first of many announcements from ECBACC 2016.

This year we’d like to announce that we from January 2016 forward we will be switching to a new All Electronic process & only 1 type of table registration.

Stay Tuned

Thank You

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2015 Glyph Comics Awards Winners

By · May 17, 2015 · Filed in Glyph Comics Awards · Comments Off on 2015 Glyph Comics Awards Winners

Congratulations
to the
2015 Glyph Comics Awards Winners



STORY OF THE YEAR
SHAFT; David F. Walker, Writer; Bilquis Evely, Artist


BEST WRITER
Keef Cross; DAY BLACK


BEST ARTIST
Nelson Blake 2; ARTIFACTS



BEST COVER
OFFSET #1 – THE MAN WHO TRAVELS WITH A PIECE OF SUGARCANE; Tristan Roach


BEST MALE CHARACTER
Bass Reeves; BASS REEVES: TALES OF THE TALENTED TENTH ; Joel Christian Gill, Writer and Artist


BEST FEMALE CHARACTER
Ajala Storm; AJALA: A SERIES OF ADVENTURES; Robert Garrett, Writer; N Steven Harris and Walt Msonza Barna, Artists



RISING STAR AWARD
Alverne Ball and Jason Reeves, Writers; Lee Moyer and Ari Syahrazad, Artists; ONE NATION: OLD DRUIDS


BEST COMIC STRIP OR WEBCOMIC
KAMIKAZE; Alan and Carrie Tupper, Writers and Artists; Havana Nguyen, Artist


BEST REPRINT PUBLICATION
TECHWATCH; Chameleon Creations



FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK
ONENATION: SAFEHOUSE; Jason Reeves, Writer; Samax Amen and Deon De Lange, Artists

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ECBACC 2015 Programming

By · May 15, 2015 · Filed in AfriCoz, ECBACC S.T.A.R.S., Marketplace · Comments Off on ECBACC 2015 Programming

ECBACC 2015 Programming

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2015 Fan Favorite of the Year

By · April 4, 2015 · Filed in Glyph Comics Awards · 1 Comment »


FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK

BLAZE BROTHERS VOL 1Vernon Whitlock III and Matthew Scott Krentz, Writers; Marat Mychaels and Dietrich Smith, Artists

INTERCEPTORBrandon Easton, Writer; Russ Leach and Max Dunbar, Artists

KAMIKAZEAlan and Carrie Tupper, Writers and Artists; Havana Nguyen, Artist

ONENATION: SAFEHOUSEJason Reeves, Writer; Samax Amen and Deon De Lange, Artists

Write-in Ballots

If you have a preference for another Black comic not on the ballot, please send your write-in choice to Pamela.Thomas@ecbacc.com with “Fan Award” in the subject line.

IMPORTANT: This is ONLY for choices NOT listed on the poll. ANY WRITE-IN BALLOTS WITH ANY OF THE FIVE NOMINEES ALREADY ON THE POLL WILL BE DISCARDED AND WILL NOT COUNT.

The deadline for voting in the Fan Award is 4/24/2015.

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2015 Glyph Comics Awards Nominees

By · April 4, 2015 · Filed in Glyph Comics Awards · 1 Comment »


STORY OF THE YEAR
  • BASS REEVES: TALES OF THE TALENTED TENTH ; Joel Christian Gill, Writer and Artist
  • MATTY’S ROCKET; Tim Fielder, Writer and Artist
  • SHAFT; David F. Walker, Writer; Bilquis Evely, Artist
  • STRANGE FRUIT: UNCELEBRATED NARRATIVES FROM BLACK HISTORY ; Joel Christian Gill, Writer and Artist
BEST COVER
  • AJALA A SERIES OF ADVENTURES; Walt Msonza Barna
  • MATTY’S ROCKET; Tim Fielder
  • OFFSET #1 – THE MAN WHO TRAVELS WITH A PIECE OF SUGARCANE; Tristan Roach
  • TECHWATCH; Ernesto (Nesto) Vicente

BEST WRITER
  • Keef Cross; DAY BLACK
  • Tim Fielder; MATTY’S ROCKET
  • Joel Christian Gill; STRANGE FRUIT: UNCELEBRATED NARRATIVES FROM BLACK HISTORY
  • Nigel Lynch; LIFE AND DEATH IN PARADISE BOOK 4
BEST ARTIST
  • Nelson Blake 2; ARTIFACTS
  • Russ Leach; INTERCEPTOR
  • Dan Mora; QUIXOTE
  • Stacey Robinson; KID CODE

BEST MALE CHARACTER
  • Merce; DAY BLACK; Keef Cross, Writer and Artist
  • Marsalis J. Parker; BLACKWAX BOULEVARD; Dmitri Jackson, Writer and Artist
  • Bass Reeves; BASS REEVES: TALES OF THE TALENTED TENTH ; Joel Christian Gill, Writer and Artist
  • John Shaft ; SHAFT; David F. Walker, Writer; Bilquis Evely, Artist
BEST FEMALE CHARACTER
  • Markesha Nin; KAMIKAZE; Alan and Carrie Tupper, Writers and Artists; Havana Nguyen, Artist
  • Ajala Storm; AJALA A SERIES OF ADVENTURES; Robert Garrett, Writer; N Steven Harris and Walt Msonza Barna, Artists
  • Emily Tanaka – The Geisha; PROJECT GEISHA; Eli Ivory, Writer and Artist
  • Matty Watty; MATTY’S ROCKET; Tim Fielder, Writer and Artist

RISING STAR AWARD
  • Alverne Ball and Jason Reeves, Writers; Lee Moyer and Ari Syahrazad, Artists; ONE NATION: OLD DRUIDS
  • Deron Bennett, Writer; Dan Mora and Khary Randolph, Artists; QUIXOTE
  • Joel Christian Gill, Writer and Artist; STRANGE FRUIT: UNCELEBRATED NARRATIVES FROM BLACK HISTORY
  • Eric Dean Seaton, Writer and Artist; LEGEND OF THE MANTAMAJI:BOOK 1 AND LEGEND OF THE MANTAMAJI: BOOK 2
BEST COMIC STRIP OR WEBCOMIC
  • BLACKWAX BOULEVARD; Dmitri Jackson, Writer and Artist
  • KAMIKAZE; Alan and Carrie Tupper, Writers and Artists; Havana Nguyen, Artist

BEST REPRINT PUBLICATION
  • ANT HILL THE ANTHOLOGY VOL 2; Starr Skills Studios
  • TECHWATCH; Chameleon Creations
FAN AWARD FOR BEST WORK
  • BLAZE BROTHERS VOL 1; Vernon Whitlock III and Matthew Scott Krentz, Writers; Marat Mychaels and Dietrich Smith, Artists
  • INTERCEPTOR; Brandon Easton, Writer; Russ Leach and Max Dunbar, Artists
  • KAMIKAZE; Alan and Carrie Tupper, Writers and Artists; Havana Nguyen, Artist
  • ONENATION: SAFEHOUSE; Jason Reeves, Writer; Samax Amen and Deon De Lange, Artists

ECBACC, Inc. welcomes all Glyph Comics Awards nominees to our convention to interact with our exhibitors and attend our activities.

To register, download this form and complete the requested information.

The form can be sent via postal mail to the address indicated. As a faster alternative, the form can be submitted via fax to (877) 849-2522. See you in May!

Click here for a history of Glyph Comics Awards nominees and winners.

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